Guest Ale Old Growler

This weeks Guest Ale – Old Growler

We’re delighted to announce the guest Ale this week is Old Growler from the Nethergate Brewery in Suffolk.

Unfortunately by the time of writing/posting this blog it has all but sold out!

Lesson learned – next time we’ll get more.

5.0% ABV

The legendary Old Growler – what a pedigree, what a porter! Like a grumpy old family pet much loved for its independent character and suffer-no-fools, yet its curmudgeonly appearance belying its gentle character and easy going

Real Ale at The Bell Murrow Old Growler
Old Growler

nature. The only beer to have twice won Overall Champion at the CAMRA Winter Beer Festival; its many awards also include Supreme Champion at the Chicago International Beer Festival and voted Best of 2011 by the Beer Tasting Institute of America, so it’s even top dog across the pond.

A complex, satisfying Porter, smooth and distinctive. Roast malt and fruit feature on the palate and the finish is powerfully hoppy. Tantalising taste buds since 1988. Now where did we put that Crufts entry form, it must be time for another award by now?


Available at The Bell Murrow – but only if you are quick!